Cubed, lean steak is sauteed with onion, bell pepper, and seasonings, then transferred to a covered casserole, and baked with crushed tomatoes for about 2 hours. May also be done in a slow cooker.
INGREDIENTS (for 4 servings):
- 1/2 cup butter
- 2 tablespoons garlic, minced
- 2 bay leaves
- 2 onions, sliced
- 1 green bell pepper, chopped
- 4 pounds lean steak, cut into one inch cubes
- 1 (14.5 ounce) can crushed tomatoes
Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
Melt the butter or margarine in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the garlic, bay leaves, onion and green bell pepper and saute for about 5 minutes. Add the meat and saute until slightly browned on all sides.
Transfer mixture to a 2 quart casserole dish and pour the tomatoes over the mixture.
Cover and bake at 325 degrees F (165 degrees C) for about 2 hours. (Note: Also can be done in a slow cooker on low setting for 6 to 8 hours.)